Knitting Plus: Mastering Fit + Plus-Size Style + 15 Projects (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

Knitting Plus: Mastering Fit + Plus-Size Style + 15 Projects (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

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by Lisa Shroyer
     
 

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Design + knit sweaters that fit + flatterKnitting Plus is the must-have manual for plus-sized sweater construction and knitwear design. With this helpful guide, you’ll learn how to design wearable, tailor-made sweaters.With Knitting Plus, you’ll explore basic pullover and cardigan sweater construction styles from raglans and set-in sleeves

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Design + knit sweaters that fit + flatterKnitting Plus is the must-have manual for plus-sized sweater construction and knitwear design. With this helpful guide, you’ll learn how to design wearable, tailor-made sweaters.With Knitting Plus, you’ll explore basic pullover and cardigan sweater construction styles from raglans and set-in sleeves to drop shoulders, seamless yokes, and dolmans. Knitting Plus explains each specific sweater element and then offers key tips for plus-sized knitting. Included throughout are simple versions of each construction type as easy-to-reference templates so you can quickly adapt and alter each sweater for a custom fit.An invaluable reference about fit and shape, Knitting Plus includes 18 irresistible designs by a variety of designers including Mandy Moore, Lisa R. Myers, Lou Schiela, Katya Wilsher, and Kathy Zimmerman, as well as Lisa’s designs. Each pattern offers a broad range of sizes and instructions for bust sizes from about 44 to 56 inches. Packed with design information and ready-to- knit patterns, Knitting Plus is your go-to technique and design reference for customizing patterns to fit all sizes.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781596684935
Publisher:
Interweave Press, LLC
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
577,581
File size:
13 MB
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Meet the Author

Lisa Shroyer is the editor of Knitscene magazine. She has also worked as the patterns editor for Interweave Knits and Knitscene magazines since 2005, where she has witnessed thousands of knitting patterns and all possible permutations of sweater construction. A life-long knitter, she has combined her expertise and her eye for design with a passion for knitting for plus sizes in Knitting Plus, her first book. She lives in North Carolina.

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Knitting Plus: Mastering Fit + Plus-Size Style + 15 Projects 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Penny_Foyerthots More than 1 year ago
I have the hardcover of this book and it is so helpful! It's easy to understand and the projects are lovely. For any level of skill, this is a great guide.
onehandedknitting More than 1 year ago
Please put into ebook for so I can download it and use it on my tablet.
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